Insights from the Banking & Wealth Summit

May 29th, 2017 by blogger

There are few opportunities that compare to the learning and networking opportunities on offer when the leading voices of Australia’s financial system come together in one room for the AFR Banking & Wealth Summit. Aside from the networking, excessive caffeine intake and a few obligatory chest beating speeches, we have the opportunity to hear regulators and industry leaders comment on the shifts that are shaping our industry.

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Some of the things I learnt at SXSW

April 5th, 2017 by Bryan Hoedemaeckers

AR and VR, AI, Smart Cities & IOT, and Driverless Cars. Literally all of the buzzwords!

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Pause Fest 2017, plus an Epiphany!

March 6th, 2017 by Bryan Hoedemaeckers

About two weeks ago I attended Pause Fest 2017 at Deakin Edge in Melbourne and walked away from it pretty damn pumped up! Pause Fest for me was three days of innovation and inspiration that culminated in an epiphany…

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SheHacks 2016

August 4th, 2016 by Danya Azzopardi

Hipsters, hustlers and hackers came together at General Assembly for the third SheHacks Hackathon weekend.

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How SXSW got me thinking about Strategy

April 21st, 2016 by Katherine Milesi

SXSW 2016 painted a kaleidoscopic vision of the future.

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Pause Festival 2016

February 21st, 2016 by Danya Azzopardi

Pause Festival is a celebration of innovation, producing content from the creative, tech and business fields.

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Telstra IoT Challenge 2015

December 16th, 2015 by Danya Azzopardi

Telstra hosted the Internet of Things Challenge in Melbourne from November 28th until December 5th – a hackathon that encouraged participating teams to design, build and pitch a product that improved life in the City of Melbourne using an electronics kit and a low-power network.

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Hack the Dot 2015

October 16th, 2015 by Danya Azzopardi

Hack the Dot, Deloitte's annual internal hackathon, ran from the evening of Friday, 9 October until the evening of Saturday, 10 October, 2015 in offices across Australia, Papua New Guinea and India (EDC).

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SheHacks 2015

September 1st, 2015 by Danya Azzopardi

SheHacks brings together creative developers, designers, marketers and ideas people to collaborate on building a MVP (Minimum Viable Product) or prototype of their idea.

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Code Conference 2015

July 8th, 2015 by Hadi Michael, Andrew Plummer & June Chuang

Code is one of the most exciting technical events of the year, bringing together world-leading JavaScript and web professionals. The event is produced by Web Directions and curated by John Allsopp. This year’s event covered a range of hot topics which explored the current and future state of the web as a platform.

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How to survive your first SXSW without losing your mind

June 22nd, 2015 by Sabine Selbach

The 2015 SXSW Interactive festival hosted over 800 sessions in technology, design, media and games, in addition to innumerable exhibitions, trade shows, music gigs and branding events—all crammed into five days in Austin, Texas. 

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One month on from SXSW, what still lingers?

May 5th, 2015 by Nathalie Swainston

In the days immediately after SXSW Interactive it’s hard not to feel like you’re walking in a daze, processing all that you managed to squeeze in to those five glorious days in Austin, Texas. You’re exposed to so much inspiration, innovation and information that distilling the highlights can seem almost impossible. But now, one month on – what still lingers?

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Deloitte Digital wins top prize in the Retail category for the CommBank Albert Hackathon

May 22nd, 2014 by Kelly Jennings

Deloitte Digital put together a highly talented and diverse team to compete at this year’s CommBank Albert Hackathon, working on the Android platform. The team brought their A game and ultimately managed to claim victory with their solution, incorporating the merchant’s culture into the app and enabling easy payment and booking options for customers. Here is their journey and some of their key takeaways on how to survive (and potentially win) a hackathon.

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2014 SXSW Interactive Festival wrap up

March 20th, 2014 by Tom Champion

Our latest blog entry is the last in a series of posts from our SXSW blog competition winner, Tom Champion (@AusztralTom). Tom was sent to the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival to act as our man on the ground, and has been keeping us informed of all the latest goings-on via our blog and Twitter account. In his final post, Tom shares some key takeaways from his time at SXSW.

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SXSW Interactive 2013

May 17th, 2013 by Steve Hallam

South by Southwest (SxSW) is a festival and conference of music, film and interactivity held annually in Austin, Texas. This year, speakers at the SxSW Interactive slice ranged from CEOs of the most noted digital companies to Al Gore.

Steve Hallam, partner at Deloitte Digital, was in attendance and reported back on where digital is heading in 2013 and beyond.

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Deloitte at SXSW

April 21st, 2011 by Damian Keeghan

Held in Austin, Texas every March, South by South West (SXSW) is a melting pot of thought leaders from the film, music and interactive industries. Five members from the Deloitte Digital team ventured to SXSW to discover the best of what the web has to offer. Below are their thoughts on what is up-and-coming in the interactive industry.

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